Eighth-grader representing region at lacrosse academy

Liza Barr, the daughter of Brian and Jennifer Barr, a current eighth-grader at Memorial Middle School, has been named as a Brine National All-Star and has been selected to represent the Northeast Region in the 2012 Brine National All-Star Lacrosse Academy and National Lacrosse Classic to be held in Boyds, Md. from June 30 to July 3.

The Brine National All-Star Lacrosse Academy brings the top 160 middle school lacrosse players in the country to one venue, where eight regional teams will compete to become this year’s national champion.